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M.Sc. Applied Microbiology

Master of Science in Applied Microbiology

Have you done graduation in life sciences or other related subjects like Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, microbiology? Are you willing to have a career in the field of Applied Microbiology? If you have positive answers to both the questions, you can pursue M.Sc. Applied Microbiology from any of the suitable institute. Other information is mentioned below.

Course Name: M.Sc. Applied Microbiology
Group: M.Sc.
Stream: General
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years


M.Sc. or Master of Science in Applied Microbiology is a Post Graduate degree course in the field of Microbiology. It deals with the study of microorganisms and their effects on other living organisms. The course has multiple domains including, recombinant DNA Technology, Food and Dairy Microbiology, Microbial biotechnology, microbial physiology, Fermentation technology, agricultural microbiology, etc. The course also emphasizes the topics like molecular biology; science related to food and microbiology and supports an independent research work.
Candidates should have interest and dedication and must have an analytical and scientific temper to become successful in this field.


This course requires candidates holding a bachelor degree or any other equivalent 10+2+3 pattern course in the field of life sciences like botany, zoology, biotechnology, microbiology, etc from the recognized institute. The minimum qualifying marks should be 50% or higher to become eligible for this course. Age criteria vary from one to another institute.

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M.Sc. Applied Microbiology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

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College Name
Cms College of Science And Commerce, Tamil Nadu
Ethiraj College for Women, Tamil Nadu
Hindustan College of Arts And Science Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Kiit School of Biotechnology, Odisha
The Ethiraj College for Women, Tamil Nadu

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Admission Procedure

For admissions, interested candidates need to fill and submit their application forms in the selected institutes before the last date of application. Single candidates can apply in multiple institutes as per their availability and suitability.
Application forms must be enclosed with other required documents. Some institutes offer direct admissions, some offer n merit basis whereas some reputed institutes conduct entrance tests to validate the knowledge of candidates.


The duration of this course is 2 years or 4 semesters which includes classes, short-term project, and practical lab sessions.

Further Study options

After completion of this course, candidates can pursue M.Phil in Marine Microbiology or microbiology, Ph.D. in Microbiology or any other related subject, etc. Once Ph.D. is completed, candidates can continue their research work in the form of post-doctorate degree.

Course Highlights

The course starts with topics like general microbiology, microbial diversity, microbial physiology, and biomolecules. Candidates also learn about food, environmental and agricultural microbiology through this course.
The latter part of the course includes the study of bio fertilizer, immune technology, medical microbiology, biostatistics, and bioinformatics.
The technical part of the course includes microbial genetics, industrial biotechnology, herbal technology, molecular biology, hematology and related clinical techniques.
At the end of the course, a short-term project is also included in the course, which is also known as a dissertation.

Job aspects

These candidates can work as a lab technician, microbiology manager, lecturer, requirement analyst, etc as per their interest. They can work in academic institutes, research labs, food and beverages related industries, bottling industries and pharmaceutical industries.

M.Sc. Applied Microbiology Admissions for 2024 - 2025 Academic Year

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